Garnhams gain pigeon glory

BOSTON-area pigeon fanciers were competing with the North Road Championship Club in a race from Perth on Saturday.

Marek Kula had the fastest return into Boston and took four of the first nine positions in the Boston Central club, while Brian and Angie Garnham took the first three positions in Boston and District FC – the first race that Hardy,Troops, Burt and Son had not won this season.

Boston Central RPC (9-187): 1 Marek Kula 1426, 2 A. Kirkman 1416, 3 Mr and Mrs B. Garnham 1413, 4 Marek Kula 1405, 5 Mr and Mrs Garnham 1390, 6 Marek Kula 1388, 7 Mr and Mrs Garnham 1384, 8 A. Kirkman 1382, 9 Marek Kula 1371, 10, 11 and 12 Mr and Mrs B. Garnham 1363, 1358 and 1357.

Boston and District FC (9-133): 1, 2 and 3 Mr and Mrs B. Garnham 1413, 1390 and 1384, 4 J. McFadyen 1382, 5 and 6 Hardy, Troops, Burt and Son 1371 and 1367, 7 and 8 J. McFadyen 1365.652 and 1365.074, 9 Hardy, Troops, Burt and Son 1356, 10 and 11 Mr and Mrs R. Skinner 1345 and 1339, 12 LR Manning 1337.

Boston Central RPC club race from Wetherby (8-196): 1, 2, 3 and 4 Upsall and Frost 1821, 1800, 1764 and 1746, 5 and 6 K. Ward 1741 and 1718, 7 G. Watts 1705, 8 Upsall and Frost 1703.388, 9 G. Watts 1703.037, 10 T and C. Darrigan 1683, 11 Appleby and Dtr 1648, 12 J. Ward 1554.